Department of Labor to Hold Career Expo in Habersham County

The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) and several local organizations will co-sponsor a career expo in Habersham County on Thursday, Nov. 5. The expo will be held from 2-6 p.m. in the Student Commons Building at Piedmont College located at 375 Georgia St. in Demorest.

Other sponsors include the Habersham Employer Committee, Northeast Georgia Employer Committee and the Toccoa-Stephens County Chamber of Commerce.

The expo will feature a number of employers, educational institutions and resource agencies that provide assistance to job seekers. Some employers will be hiring for a wide variety of jobs, while others will discuss future employment opportunities. Some organizations will provide educational and other resources.

Among those who have already registered to participate are ASI Southeast, Davis Transfer, Express Employment Professionals, Georgia Mountains Regional Commission, Kings Hawaiian, Lee Arrendale State Prison, Lumite, Medlink Georgia, Portwatch Productions, Rue 21 and Standard Register.

Employers who would like more information, or to sign up for the expo, should contact Mae Brown at (404) 217-1598 or [email protected]

Applicants should bring plenty of resumes and be prepared to fill out company applications and interview for available jobs. Attendees are encouraged to dress appropriately to improve their opportunities for jobs.